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Hero’s welcome for slain Marine sniper in Zamboanga City

ZAMBOANGA CITY — A bullet struck the helmet of Marine Sgt. Brian Tamboon as he and his squad raced to a building for a better vantage point against Islamic State-inspired terrorists holding their ground in Marawi City on Thursday.

Posted: July 4th, 2017 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

No deal, gov’t tells Maute terrorists

MARAWI CITY — The government on Tuesday rejected an exchange of captives with Islamic State-inspired gunmen holed up in Marawi, as the battle for control of the city entered its sixth week with intense bombing raids by military planes on a shrinking terrorist-held zone.

Posted: June 28th, 2017 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Mautes offer to swap priest for parents

MARAWI CITY — A leader of Islamic State (IS)-inspired terrorists holed up in Marawi City is willing to release a Catholic priest that his group is holding captive in exchange for the freedom of his parents and relatives captured by the military, an Inquirer source said on Monday.

Posted: June 27th, 2017 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Comelec to Congress: Decide on bills to postpone local polls

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has urged lawmakers to act by next month on the proposal to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections.

Posted: June 27th, 2017 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

AFP: ‘Shabu’ fuels Maute fighters

MARAWI CITY — “Shabu” is keeping the terrorists holed up in Marawi City tenacious despite their dwindling numbers, slowing the advance of government troops, the military said on Monday.

Posted: June 20th, 2017 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

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BUSINESS

SPORTS

Katropa fields Rice, try to catch up with leaders

Going for more offense with the twice-to-beat privilege in the PBA Governors’ Cup playoffs as the main objective, TNT KaTropa unveils Glen Rice Jr. against Rain or Shine on Sunday in an effort to keep the elimination round leaders in sight at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao.

Posted: August 20th, 2017 in Basketball,Headlines,PBA | Read More »

Tabal snags 1st gold

One down, 49 to go.

Posted: August 20th, 2017 in Headlines,Marathon,SEA Games | Read More »

Pinoy men of steel riding high

Many elite Filipino cyclists look forward to the country’s two major bikathons in the first half of the year to test their skills. After racing in the Ronda Pilipinas and the four-stage Le Tour de Filipinas, they cool their heels and longingly wait for the next tour season to come.

Posted: August 20th, 2017 in Cycling,Headlines | Read More »

Celebrating with Ceres

The man wearing the black sport shirt with the club’s yellow crest patched on his chest sat at the edge of the media tribune looking stoic as the seconds of second-half injury time ticked away.

Posted: August 20th, 2017 in Football,Headlines | Read More »

University athletes begin medal quest; Jins among PH’s top hopes

Team Philippines’ hunt for medals in the 29th Summer Universiade starts Sunday with the archers, judokas, swimmers, weightlifters, taekwondo jins and lone diver testing their mettle against the world’s best student athletes at Taipei Stadium.

Posted: August 20th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

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